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Jan 19, 2019
Taking the Hardik Pandya-KL Rahul controversy to SC border on absurdity; there's no case against themThe controversy around Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul's remarks on Koffee with Karan was an internal matter of discipline and code of conduct between players and the governing body or its stand-in.
Jan 02, 2019
While Centre seeks 'justice' through triple talaq bill, activists question inaction over female genital mutilationThe BJP has been strident in its opposition to triple talaq, including attempting to push through legislation criminalising the practice, but the saffron party has chosen to tread with caution on female genital mutilation (FGM), which is practised in the Bohra community, saying the case should be referred to a Constitution bench
Dec 26, 2018
Madras HC quashes criminal cases against 400 members of Popular Front of India for staging 'unlawful' protestsThe Jharkhand government had banned the Popular Front of India in the state on 22 February last year on the charge of spreading anarchy, after which PFI staged countrywide protests.
Nov 21, 2018
Delhi man arrested for masturbating in front of female student on bus; survivor says commuters watched, no one helpedA man was arrested in Delhi on Wednesday on charges of masturbating in front of a girl on a bus. The survivor said that no one on the bus helped her and she had to overpower the culprit alone.
Nov 12, 2018
SC refuses to hear plea seeking gender-neutral rape law; petition says Sec 375 of IPC excludes rape of men, transgendersDismissing the plea, the Supreme Court said amending rape laws to make them gender neutral is in Parliament's domain and they can't interfere.
Nov 06, 2018
Four sleeping puppies set on fire in Hyderabad garbage dump; three dead, one injuredThe puppies were set on fire in Hyderabad on Saturday after which a member of an animal welfare organisation lodged a complaint.
Oct 31, 2018
1987 Hashimpura massacre: Delhi High Court reverses trial court order, sentences 16 former PAC personnel to lifeA bench of Justices S Muralidhar and Vinod Goel reversed a trial court's verdict which had acquitted the accused.
Oct 22, 2018
Supreme Court refuses to hear rape-accused Daati Maharaj's plea opposing transfer of case to CBIDaati Maharaj is accused of raping a disciple two years ago and was booked under relevant Sections of the IPC.
Oct 19, 2018
In the time of #MeToo, judiciary must provide media houses adequate protection against defamation casesArray
Oct 17, 2018
MJ Akbar vs Priya Ramani: Junior minister tries to exhaust one accuser through legal means, and system might just allow itHad the current laws been in place when the women suffered at the hands of MJ Akbar, they could have approached the police or the internal complaints committeeat the organisations where he worked.